USF to host student art exhibition and awards ceremony

March 29, 2019

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – The University of Saint Francis School of Creative Arts will host the 43rd Annual Student Exhibition from April 13 to April 30, starting with a reception and awards ceremony the day of the opening.

The SOCA Awards Ceremony will be held April 13 at the USF Robert Goldstine Performing Arts Center, 431 W. Berry St. The University Jazz Ensemble will perform at 7 p.m., followed by the awards ceremony at 7:30 p.m.

Artwork will be on display from 5 to 7 p.m. April 13 at the Mimi and Ian Rolland Art and Visual Communication Center, located on campus, 2701 Spring St., and student projects will be in the Music Technology Center inside the USF Robert Goldstine Performing Arts Center.

The awards honor student artists, musicians, and scholars for high achievement.

The art exhibition remains open during regular hours through April 30 in the Rolland Art Center. The Weatherhead and Goldfish Galleries are open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday.

For more information, contact the School of Creative Arts at 260-399-8064.

The University of Saint Francis is an accredited school by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD).

Founded in 1890 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition, the University of Saint Francis offers more than 70 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs through the School of Health Sciences, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Keith Busse School of Business and Entrepreneurial Leadership and School of Creative Arts. In addition to its traditional programs, USF designs focused curricula for working adults in Fort Wayne, Crown Point and online. USF Downtown houses the university’s business and music technology programs while offering enhanced internship and networking opportunities for students. The University of Saint Francis campus experience includes 16 athletic programs boasting two individual and four team NAIA national championships, and is recognized as an NAIA Five-Star Champion of Character institution. Approximately 2,200 students from a broad geographic region attend USF.